ERIC Number: ED466440
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: N/A
The Nation's Report Card: Geography Highlights, 2001.
National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.
National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) 2001 geography results show student improvement since 1994 at grades 4 and 8. The average score of twelfth-grade students, however, has not changed significantly when compared to 1994 results. This colorfully illustrated and easy-to-read report, which highlights findings of "The Nation's Report Card" for 2001 in geography, contains eight sections: (1) "Average Scale Scores"; (2) "Students Reaching NAEP Achievement Levels"; (3) "Percentile Scores"; (4) "2001 Assessment"; (5) "Student Subgroup Findings"; (6) "School Factors"; (7) "Sample Test Questions"; and (8) "NAEP on the Web." (BT)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Educational Assessment, Elementary Secondary Education, Geography, Geography Instruction, Grade 12, Grade 4, Grade 8, Knowledge Level, National Competency Tests, Program Evaluation, Statistical Data, Student Evaluation
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Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Center for Education Statistics (ED), Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: National Assessment of Educational Progress